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August 08, 2008

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Amir Tayyab

Glen, I agree with you whole-heartedly. The jury is there to give more than 90% of their decision-making time and energies at the evidence instead of a foolish or any emotional outburst of someone accused. Standing as being accused when you are actually innocent, carries a big burden of restraint on shoulders of not only the accused but jury, judge and attorney.

Glen R. Graham

It is heart-breaking to lose on all counts, when at least some leniency was possible, and possibly a "win" on some of the counts. Clients who lose "emotional" control, lose credibility with the jury. I am considering advising my clients about "role" playing and putting them in the shoes of the jury. What does a jury think about a defendant who ignores his counsel's advice and attempts to represent himself? What do jurors think about a defendant who shows signs of a loss of emotional control? What do jurors think about a client who laughs or smiles or who "looks" like thy do not comprehend the seriousness of the situation? Sometimes a jury expert or a person to spend enormous amounts of time discussing "common sense" things like how to dress (don't dress like a drug dealer) (don't dress like a person who doesn't respect the system or a "criminal") behave yourself!
I just assume people have "common sense" when in reality this is not always true. Of course, all clients are human, and to be human, someone once said "to err is human" but maybe not every error should amount to "proof" or any "evidence" what-so-ever that the defendant is guilty. So, the argument is my client is a "fool" or my client is a "baboon" but that is not the question, the question is did he do the crime? You should judge the sufficiency of the case by the sufficiency of the evidence and not the content of his character or his emotional outbursts. Maybe request a jury instruction regarding the limited consideration or irrelevancy of emotional out-bursts - you would probably have to make it up --- ?
Yours in the Defense of Fellow "Human Beings"
Glen R. Graham, Attorney at Law, Tulsa, Oklahoma

JT

It's a shame that such a defense was interfered with by a client who couldn't keep his mouth shut long enough to be found innocent.

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